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>> thousands of fans are blocking it.>> we are tailgating and we are looking for the best cooks. en out here since about noon getting ready for the game. fans are here taking pictures. there's one fan and they ready.>> critical game tonight. unstoppable. >> i'm expecting us to win the super bowl. >> this is my first opening game. we have fans who don't care about the quarterback. they are ready to get inside
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most of those fans getting ready to headdinside the stadium.>> giving us the nuts and bolts of the matchup is our sports team.>> we are live at mile high the excitement is building kickoff at 6:40 pm. what you look for? >> can the defense get to they need to pressure him. >> reporter: can he hold up to the pressure from the front?>> you talk about the line we all have. against the front seven and it will be huge tonight. >> repoer: the game is on and we are ready to go. we want to show you something.
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was confetti -- after the last two met, peyton will be here for the celebration and there will be confetti. he really can't wait for tonight's game. >> i want to be at the game but i can't tell you more than that. it is special to have a chance to go. you do take a as a current player to think about what happened last season but at the same time it's the beginning of a new season. i look forward to being there. it will be a great atmosphere. >> reporter: when peyton runs on the field, this place will after the celebration is over, we forget about that and get down to business. >> we have to find a way to
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madden once told me you can have all of the excitement, once the game is underway you forget every bit of that in play. >> you have to execute. >> reporter: that's it from here. we will be back later. before heading over to park, peyton manning was at the kickoff village. it is still filled with fans. >> reporter: we know the saying, offense sells tickets, defense wins games. special-teams wins championships.
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we still haven't gotten the call. it's like super bowl 50 all over again. the nfl experience for tonight's big game. >> we are finally here.>> football fans from across the country showed up. >> they have a better chance this time. >> all eyes are on the civic center.>> we re-watchhd that game recoed. >> go broncos. >> it's a new season and new teams. >> cam is in for a shock and he will be in for a ock again. >> in downtown denver, people are ready. >> reporter: we are live in front of the building, it is
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the band that's playing right now. kickoff start 6:30 pm. look at this new video. look at that person repel and. that's our government -- governor repelling he did all right. he was doing it to raise money for cancer. fantastic and the weather couldn't be better for the game. their sky tonight -- cllar skies tonight. temperatures have been about 5
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it's a little warmer than it should be for this time of year. it will be warm as we head out to the game. the sun starts to set and we will have the temperatures cooling off into the 70s. very comfortable conditions as we goointo the evening hours. overnight lows will be in the 50s. we will have more on a cold front headed our way coming a case of road rage leaves two people dead. it happened this morning on 56th avenue.>> a good samaritan stopped and was hit and killed by passing traffic.>> and unbelievably tragic situation today on this stretch of 56th avenue. to drivers get into an incident
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killed by passing motorist than a good samaritan stops gets out and also gets hit and killed.>> denver police confirming this was a road rage incident in the alleged instigator was killed so no charges will be filed. the good samaritan was driving his falcon and we talked to his daughter late today who described himmas a great man. >> he would that was so like him to help somebody.>> the driver of this car who struck and killed both johnson and the road rage instigator stopped to render aid so he will not face charges. the man suspected of slashing a customer's throat at a denver restaurant has been arrested. anthony marquette ealy is
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attempted murder. the attack happened at a bar and grill on west 32nd avenue. today we found out the former charges facing the man police say is responsible for the death of a bend -- denver postal worker. he's charged with the regular homicide and reckless driving. he was hit at the corner of east first avenue and it is believed alcohol may have been a factor. we continue to follow the tragic story. dompared it line and autistic teenager to that of a concentration camp survivor.>>'s parentssare charred with child abuse. -- his parents are charged with child abuse. >> this team hadn't seen a doctor in latst eight years and haven't been to school or dentist. police tell me before this incident social services had zero contact.
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child abuse. how is this possible? the words says the family previously lived in georgia. he was in a special education class. eight years ago they moved from georgia to colorado. it appears that's when the boy fell through the cracks. it all came out with the team collapsed in the families mobile home and doctors said it was from near fatal malnutrition resulting from months if not years of a diet lacking entire food groups. i spoke to the parents and they would not comment. there are resources available for parents.>> it's common for children and adults with autism to have sensor concerns so some of that can prevent eating
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>> i asked the department of human services if there was communication between . a spokeswoman says because it is a criminal case they will not comment. right now police need help finding a peeping tom. take a look at your screen. that man captured on surveillance video looking into a teenage girls bedroom window. if you have any ideas what is please give police a ca. older police are looking for this man they believe he groped a woman. woman said she was touched inappropriately while walking in the pedestrian underpass sunday morning at college. imagine you are walking to class and seeing this. a black bear roaming around. a big misstep for the
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coverage. as a school superintendent, i saw how unnecessary regulations from washington made it more difficult for teachers and principals. and as a dad, i know we must empower those who spend every day with our kids.
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ce the no child left behind law and increase local control of schools. i'm michael bennet. i approve this message because i believe parents and our communities
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a surprise guest on campus. small black bear hanging around.
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walking around. police told us they just plan to leave the bear low because it appeared to be minding its own business. national security issues continue to dominate the campaign trail. hilary clinton responding to questions. she blasted trump on his condemnation of american military generals in his praise for russia's president. president obama are the reasons the generals have been reduced to rubble. now gary johnson has eyes on him. >> what would you do if you are elected about aleppo?>> about aleppo? what is aleppo?>> you are kidding? >> no. >> aleppo is insyria.
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with an appearance on the view and he said aleppo was an acronym then he said there is no excuse for not knowing. right now rudy is in town campaigning for hillary clinton. he's talking to students at the university. tomorrow he will be at the offices. clinton's three new colorado is taking big steps to help pb -- people with opioid addiction. this is to expand treatment services. this is pretty disturbing. an oklahoma mom and daughter are under arrest after police discovered the two were married. they married earlier this year in the two are blood related and charged with incest. this is not the first time that patricia span has married one
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heads up if you drive a ford. ford is expanding its recall because of problems. another million and a half vehicles are impacted so that is a total of 2 million. tim tebow will play pro baseball. >> the quarterback has been sied with the ne he will participate in the instructional league. we had beautiful weather out there today. sunny skies and it's very warm. these are current temperaturess on your screen. 80 degrees at the airport.
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beautiful conditions statewide sunny ssies at pikes peak. lots of sunshine in the mountains with temperatures in the 70s and 80s. beautiful clear skies in denver. the broncos forecast includes sunshine but once the sun starts to go down we will ha cooler temperatures in the 70s. overnight lows in the 50s. we will have 60s farther to the south. great football weather tonight. cooler tomorrow with a cold front moving in tonight with highs in the 70s. a nice sunny weekend in storr
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no rain for a while. take a look at your screen for the extended forecast. intt the 50s for overnight lows. afternoon highs in the 70s tomorrow. a cold front will enter in tonight so highs tomorrow will be in we will have lots of sunshine in cooler temperatures. 55 degrees tonight with clear skies and tomorrow 77 degrees and sunshine.
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it will take a while for the colder air to get down to southeastern colorado. over the next few days a great looking weekend shaping up. the seven-day forecast is on your screen. a few wednesday and thursday. this is a little bit of a change. are morning anchor posted something online that has had a lot of people talking. -- our morning anchor posted something online that has a lot of people talking.
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it's on our website thedenverchannel.com. we are live at mile high.
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welcome back. we are live at mile high for the game between the broncos and panthers. it's the season opener.
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on the game. troy, we would like cj to be with us. >> when you go back to the super bowl, they had been worst performance. he had 90 yards and you could hear him on the video. he kept saying give me the ball. they need an effective game from him. anything less than 80 yards they are in trouble. >> we are helping trevor out tonight.>> i have a feeling that they will test carolina early. they could set up the game. >> i think a factor tonight will be the breeze and it could be in the 90s at kickoff. howls at affect -- how will
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find out. >> the last games -- game the broncos played was a nightmare. he was beaten and broken and sacked x times. -- six times. it would be huge to start the season with a win. >> this game on thursday we want them and they want us at our best. one other way would you want to start season?>> when you play any team that went to the super bowl and lost to them, we will be playing the best
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-- we will be playing the best we can. we will play our best. >> to worry about making mistakes, -- don't worry about making mistakes, just bounce back. >> he has all of the software, does he have the hardware? >> the last about him, we said pulled the trigger. i expect the biggest problem ?or the broncos is not being able to pass the rushing yards. they are issues i would look
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at 6 pm. we have nice sunshine out there. it's not a hostile environment. >> a cooldown tomorrow after a nice mild night tonight.
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here in olathe, colorado. and i'm glad we have a senator who uses his ears to listen to what's most important to colorado farmers. michael bennet asked what he could do to help, and then worked with republicans to make a farm bill that's making a difference to all farmers in colorado. the thing that impresses me most about michael bennet: we don't always agree, but he values our input. and i do trust michael bennet to look out for us.
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tonight, breaking news. the fallout. donald trump under fire after saying american generals have been reduced to rubble. and trump talking about what's supposed to be his top secret security briefings. hillary clinton taking heat, saying no more ground troops in iraq and syria. but tonight, she is now fund-raising over what her team believes was an unfair forum. the deadly school shooting. a 14-year-old opening fire. the race to get students out, just days into the new school year. the warning tonight. the battery in a new smartphone igniting. the entire suv up in flames. the stunning escape. this murder suspect breaking free from inside this interrogation room. and you'll see it. and america strong tonight. the football players and the cheerleader who won the game

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